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CBS: New York State to allow fracking


(CBS News) The method of extracting natural gas from deep in the earth known as “fracking” has dramatically changed the U.S. energy industry, but as more wells are drilled, protests have continued. The latest flashpoint is New York State, which … Continue reading

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INVESTMENTS: DOW -VS- LAND


Driving home from Myrtle Beach last weekend, one of my friends asked me what single investment I thought was the best to make right now. “Land,” I said, without hesitation. It’s the one single thing all 6.9 billion of us … Continue reading

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FACT, FEAR OR FICTION…


FACT, FEAR OR FICTION….. Some things have refused to go away…. Iraq, immigration, high gas prices, global warming, death and destruction and NIMBY’s. Bi-Partisan politics run rampant like the social divides of immature teens. And the battle over gas drilling … Continue reading

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Gas Leasing: It’s a Crap Shoot!


acr  It’s a Crap Shoot. Gas Leases Affecting Land Values. Gas Leases Affecting Land Values The Daily Star Tue Nov 23, 2010, 02:30 AM EST Natural gas leases and the uncertainty over New York State’s rules for hydraulic fracturing (hydrofracking) … Continue reading

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$7.8M Gas Lease Offer Rejected!


Broome County rejects $7.8M gas lease offer $7.8 million lease offer for the natural gas rights to thousands of acres of Broome County and was overwhelmingly rejected Thursday night by the Broome County Legislature. In a decision that was expected … Continue reading

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No Frack Gas in Chenango County


Norse Energy  and Stryker Energy announce joint venture in Chenango County, NY. Energy Corp. has commenced drilling into the Herkimer Sandstone in Chenango County after an almost six month hiatus while it conducted seismic tests to pinpoint subsurface prospects. The … Continue reading

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Hey Halliburton… What’s in that Frack Formula?


Halliburton….What’s in That Frack Formula? Petroleum services giant Halliburton Co is beginning to publicly disclosie the identity of chemicals in solutions it makes to hydrofrack the shale in the controversial Marellus Shale Natural Gas boom in PA, NY, VA and … Continue reading

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